Article from Risk and Insurance
Interesting summary article discussing the shortage of drivers contrasted with the increased regulation by the government.
It’s exciting to see all the activity and events that are schedule for the Minneapolis Start Up Week, next week. Start up businesses can face some daunting challenges especially when it comes to finding the funds to operate. Without history, sometimes finding those funds can be difficult, especially if the business wants to maintain all
We had the opportunity to attend a recent event focusing on bank lending, specifically SBA alternatives. The common theme in talking to a series of commercial loan officers seemed to be: The economy continues to be strong The main “worry” as to it’s continued strength centers around the worker shortage or “mismatch” as posted earlier.
Click here for an interesting article/interview with the president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis addressing the topic of work shortage. This has been a topic for the past few years basically boiling down to the mismatch of skills and needs impeding growth in the manufacturing/business sector. When growth happens, Factoring, is a great solution
Another successful show discussing how Partners Funding, Inc. can “Help You, Help Your Client”. Saw many existing financial connections as well as many new contacts. Contact us to find out how we can be of help with Factoring for your clients or your business.
For the short term, at least, capacity of trucking industry is being tested due to the hurricane’s recent devastation. Click here to read further.
We recently had the opportunity to attend a conference put on by the Minnesota Trucking Association several weeks ago. In addition to meeting/talking with some great people involved in the trucking industry, there were some sessions devoted to different topics. I thought I would recap the notes of interest, below: Session I – “Nexus” Questionnaire
Following is a very nice summary of the local commercial real estate market that was recently published in a newsletter from Mitch Simonson at Chadwick Appraisals. It gives a top level view of the various building/construction segments. Of concern was the over-building of higher level apartment buildings last year but this analysis seems to put it
Wonderful day spent at the MTA (Minnesota Trucking Association) golf outing at Majestic Oaks yesterday. Good people and a lot of fun helping represent our parent company, Great Plains Transportation Services, Inc. (transportation industry factoring, permitting and tax reporting services).
We had the opportunity to attend a conference put on by the Minnesota Trucking Association several weeks ago. In addition to meeting/talking with some great people involved in the trucking industry, there were some sessions devoted to different topics. I thought I would recap the notes of interest, below: Session I – “Nexus” Questionnaire This
We enjoyed exhibiting, recently, at a community banking show. We learned much about the industry, gaining insights into some of the updated regulations as well as making some wonderful long term connections! “Helping you, help your Clients” was the adopted tag line.